Football has long been popular in the US but also in Germany as the fanbase grows rapidly. Odell Beckham Jr., the Giants superstar, was welcomed by over 2000 fans in Munich last weekend!
Huge crowds gathered at the meet and greet with Odell Beckham Junior
The first fans from all over Germany and Austria lined up in front of the sports shoe and streetwear store, KICKZ in Stachus, Munich at 9am for a chance to meet the football superstar Odell Beckham Junior. At 4pm, KICKZ and legendary cap manufacturer New Era opened up the doors of the store and invited the fans in for a selfie hour with Beckham. The wide receiver of the New York Giants is currently one of the best players in the NFL. The long wait for the football superstar was rewarded with the perfect snack Eat the Ball® American Football bread.
Training with FC Bayern Munich
Odell Beckham Junior’s trip to Munich was to help the NFL’s international presence. Odell is known for his famous one handed catch in 2014, which is seen as one of the best catches in history to date. During his stay in Munich, Odell visited the soccer club FC Bayern Munich and caused a big stir with his appearance! The pro athletes exchanged soccer and american football training tips during a training session on the field. Amongst others, Odell met his good friend David Alaba, who is also an advocate for Eat the Ball®.